Vern Buchanan's file:
Buchanan

Republican from Florida

Vern Buchanan has represented Florida's 13th Congressional District since 2007.

Recent statements involving Vern Buchanan

Says the Obama administration "will no longer enforce the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA)."

"Vern Buchanan. His old business was caught illegally funneling over $60,000 in campaign donations to Buchanan to influence his election."

Vern Buchanan "has been completely exonerated" in a Federal Election Commission action.

"In Florida, illegal immigration costs taxpayers nearly $4 billion (a year). This amounts to $700 for every household in Florida."

The national debt "has gone up by $1,729,000,000 during the Isner v. Mahut match."

Recent stories featuring Vern Buchanan

Fact-checking attacks on the DREAM Act:

With the DREAM Act heating up in Congress, so too is the rhetoric about it. We take a look at several claims from opponents of the bill, which would provide a path to citizenship for children brought to the United States illegally if they complete two years of college or in the military.

Fact-checking attacks on the DREAM Act:

With the DREAM Act heating up in Congress, so too is rhetoric about it. We take a look at claims from opponents of the proposal, which would provide a path to citizenship for children brought to the United States illegally who later complete two years in college or the military. U.S. Rep. Ted Poe, R-Texas, is among the foes.

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